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Black Rock Mountain State Park

3085 Black Rock Mountain Parkway, Mountain City, GA 30562
+1 706-746-2141
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It really IS one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen!

We were in Helen and wanted to explore some of the nearby state parks (one of our goals for this... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Scrappygirl1740
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Monroe, Georgia
Camping for the Eclipse

In looking for a last-minute spot to enjoy the solar eclipse, we stumbled upon Black Rock Mountain... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
BeckyB79
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Bainbridge, Georgia
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“visitor center” (21 reviews)
“trading post” (9 reviews)
“hiking trails” (13 reviews)
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3085 Black Rock Mountain Parkway, Mountain City, GA 30562
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+1 706-746-2141
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were in Helen and wanted to explore some of the nearby state parks (one of our goals for this year!), and read great reviews for this park, so off we went. First impression was a little apprehensive with the drive being all up long...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

In looking for a last-minute spot to enjoy the solar eclipse, we stumbled upon Black Rock Mountain SP, and are thrilled to have discovered it. Great camping, although the sites are fairly close, they don't feel stuffy. The views from the visitors' center area are...More

Thank BeckyB79
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Recently, I was looking for a mountain getaway that wouldn’t break the bank. I decided to look at the cabin and camping opportunities in the GA State Park System and came across Black Rock Mountain State Park just north of Clayton. Having been through this...More

Thank ATLtraveler766
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Highest Park in Georgia with 4 state long distance mountain views! And if you time your visit right... you'll drive the 2.5 miles up to the summit's guest center along endless blooming mountain laurels and other indigenous blooming flowers, catch a CANjo making class or...More

Thank Braden H
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Park is located on the very top of Black Rock Mountain and has some great hiking trails not for the faint of heart. However, if looking for less strenuous hikes, the rangers have some great suggestions. Also if camping in the summer time, the temps...More

Thank Sandra A
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite park to visit. We live in Clayton and take all our out of town visitors. It is paved road all the way to the top which makes it easy to drive even tho the roads are a bit curvy. There are...More

Thank Linda b
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Views are magnificent. Looking from the gift shop, you can see all of Clayton and much of the valley.

Thank Jay D
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We had a few family members visit which included a 8 year old little adventurer. We had such a blast. We picked a trail and took it to a view. Then we walked to the main outlook beside the gift shop. The shop actually has...More

Thank ElizAnnG
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Beautiful campground in Northeast Georgia close to the North Carolina border. Roads are a bit narrow going up the mountain. The campsites are roomy and good space between you and your neighbor. The camp hosts were very friendly. Comfort stations were kept clean. The campground...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Stayed in the RV campground for 6 nights. Road going to park is narrow and curvy. Beware if you are in a larger or wider RV rig! Staff is friendly and helpful. 2.2 mile hiking trail is tough. Will have to come back to tackle...More

Thank Alan S
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sbathon
10 May 2017|
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Response from Linda b | Reviewed this property |
As we didn't camp out so I don't really know. Check their website gastateparks BlackRockMountain Give them a call the park ranger and or staff are super friendly and can answer any questions.
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Anne Marie O
2 March 2016|
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Response from Laura P | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a cabin we found on vrbo. It was roomy and comfortable with a kitchen so we could cook meals and pack picnic lunches for our days in the parks. There are several cabins for rent in the area. I recommend... More
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meggan71
12 September 2015|
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Response from Peytonius | Reviewed this property |
Depending - there are walk-ins, pioneer , and numbered camp sites. The walk-ins close to the Trading Post look to be about 1/8 to 1/4 mile from parking. The pioneer site at the end of Pioneer Rd is about 1/2 mile from the... More
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